Publications

The State of Apprenticeship Among Workforce Boards

The State of Apprenticeship Among Workforce Boards

Workforce boards and the apprenticeship system share the same fundamental goals: they connect workers to economic opportunity while meeting the skill needs of employers in high-demand industries. Download

Beyond WIOA

Beyond WIOA: Why Workforce Boards Should Care About Education Policy

A finished paper on the connection between workforce boards and the education community that Jobs for the Future developed from its initial white paper. This was released to a broad audience. Download

Financing Workforce Development

Financing Workforce Development

December 2016
Options for funding workforce development, presented by the Federal Reserve and Third Sector Capital Partners. Download

Promising Practices for Strengthening the Regional STEM Workforce Development Ecosystem

Promising Practices for Strengthening the Regional STEM Workforce Development Ecosystem

Authors: Committee on Improving Higher Education's Responsiveness to Regional STEM Workforce Needs: Identifying Analytical Tools and Regional Best Practices; Board on Higher Education and Workforce; Policy and Global Affairs; National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Download

Literacy, Technology, Community: The Importance of Smart Technology in Workforce and Adult Education

Literacy, Technology, Community: The Importance of Smart Technology in Workforce and Adult Education

April 2016
Authors: Marilyn Matsunaga, MBA; Ron Painter, MPA; Jose Reyes, Ed.D.; Mitch Rosin, MA, MS, MPS

Whitepaper analyzes the reasons why access to educational material online is critical to moving the United States forward in terms of economic development and academic attainment. Download

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) - Driving Innovation, Collaboration, and Performance

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) - Driving Innovation, Collaboration, and Performance

August 2014
Analytical Report - National Association of Workforce Boards and Public Consulting Group
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The Impact of Extreme Events on Business Organizations

The Impact of Extreme Events on Business Organizations

August, 2013
Innovative Approaches to Managing Risk for the National Association of Workforce Boards
University of Pittsburgh | GSPIA
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